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Niagara Falls (City of)

Site: Niagara Falls History Museum

Service: Niagara Falls Museums - Niagara Falls History Museum

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-358-5082
Fax 905-358-0920
E-Mail nfhmuseum@niagarafalls.ca
Website www.niagarafallsmuseums.ca
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Primary Contact Clark Bernat, Culture & Museum Manager, Niagara Falls Museums; Phone: 905-356-7521 ext 5906; Email: cbernat@niagarafalls.ca
Volunteer Coordinator Trina Pidgen, Visitor Services Assistant, Niagara Falls Museums; Phone: 905-356-7521 ext 5905; Email: tpidgen@niagarafalls.ca
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Niagara Falls
Address & Map
5810 Ferry St
Niagara Falls, ON L2G 1S9
 
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Intersection Main St and Ferry St
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) COVID-19: Open Tue-Sat 10 am-4pm. Interactive exhibits have been removed from the galleries.  
 
This site is owned by the City of Niagara Falls, and run by the Recreation & Culture Department. 
 
The Museum is housed within the old Stamford Township Hall that was originally built in 1874, and now includes a large addition that was opened in 2012. This facility features three galleries telling Niagara Falls stories with engaging hands-on exhibitions. These galleries include: The Gale Family "War of 1812" Gallery, The Niagara Falls Community Gallery, and a temporary gallery space that was sponsored by the Ontario Power Generation Company and features multiple travelling and in house exhibits each year. 
 
The Museum is also located within steps of the Drummond Hill Cemetery, the focal point of the Battle of Lundy's Lane, considered the "bloodiest battle" of the War of 1812. 
 
Throughout the year, the Museum offers various group & school tours, events, programming, and a gift shop.
Hours Tue-Wed, Fri-Sun 10 am-5 pm * Thu 10 am-9 pm
Eligibility No restrictions
Application No application required
Languages English
Fees Admission - Adults $5, Students & Children 6-19 yrs $4, Family (up to five people, max three adults) $15, Children 5 and under are Free
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (10) Local Government
Funding Regional / Municipal - City of Niagara Falls
Service Categories Museums
Events Niagara Night of Art, Family Day, March Break, Drummond Hill Cemetery Tours, @ the Museum Thurs Night

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